News

Banco barristers act in significant arbitration-related appeal

22 May 2020

The Western Australian Court of Appeal recently delivered judgment in Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd v DFD Rhodes Pty Ltd [2020] WASCA 77. The decision illustrates the difficulties parties to an arbitration agreement may have in keeping a dispute within the confines of confidential arbitration, where the dispute involves non-parties to the arbitration agreement.

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Courts move towards resumption of in-person hearings

21 May 2020

There were important developments this week with a number of courts in New South Wales announcing their plans to resume in-person hearings in the near future, although some of the technological solutions embraced in recent months may become part of the court’s ongoing practices.

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Banco Chambers introduces COVID 19 page

11 May 2020

A COVID 19 Page has been introduced to our website to collect all the latest news and resources in relation to COVID 19.

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Banco Chambers delivers virtual practice CPD to the profession

4 May 2020

Banco Chambers' barristers have been sharing their experiences of virtual practice in an online CPD and have been appearing in new matters arising from the outbreak of COVID 19.

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Virtual Hearings In Practice

20 April 2020

Final hearings are increasingly proceeding with virtual courtroom technology.

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Virtual practice continues at Banco Chambers

6 April 2020

Since our last update, we have seen arrangements made in an increasing number of cases for final hearings and appeals to take place by videolink, including in large and complex matters.

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Banco Chambers goes virtual

30 March 2020

While Banco Chambers remains open and operational at 60 Martin Place, Sydney, in the face of increasingly severe restrictions upon physical appearances in courts and tribunals until COVID-19 is resolved, Members of Banco Chambers are enthusiastically embracing all alternative means of appearance to keep matters moving through interlocutory stages towards settlement/mediation or final hearing/judgment.

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Banco Chambers remains open

25 March 2020

Banco Chambers is open and operating during these difficult times.

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Banco Chambers Launches New Website

4 March 2020

Banco Chambers is pleased to launch a new website in conjunction with its recent relocation to 60 Martin Place.

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Banco Chambers Open for Business at 60 Martin Place

4 March 2020

In January 2020 Banco Chambers successfully completed its relocation to Levels 15 and 16 of the newly completed office development at 60 Martin Place, Sydney.

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